Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID282657
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateIL
CountyAlexander
LocalityMississippi River, [upper R.M. 30.5] near Bumgard Island approx. 10 mi below Commerce, Missouri
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
HUC8 Number07140105
HUC10 NameHobbs Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010508
HUC12 NamePowers Island-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071401050802
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month9
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24445
Author:Nelson, J.C.
Date:2012
Title:LTRMP trend data for fish monitoring, 1992-2010.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey, La Crosse, WI
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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